Story: Pacific migrations. Into Remote Oceania: Lapita people. Relates to Terra cotta fragment. Lapita. Solomon Islands, Reef Islands. 1000 B.C.E. Terra cotta (incised).
The world’s first seafarers set off from South-East Asia, sailing into the Pacific on simple rafts. Thousands of years later their Polynesian descendants began exploring further east, guided by the stars and the winds. How did they survive these journeys into the unknown
5. Bushel with ibex motifs. Susa, Iran. 4200–3500 B.C.E. Painted terra cotta. Reverse side from other image?
Tassili n'Ajjer History of Art Project. 7:23 Well-done video contextualizing 4. Running horned woman. Tassili n’Ajjer, Algeria. 6000–4000 B.C.E. Pigment on rock.
Object: Atua rakau (staff god) | Collections Online - Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa. Staff god. Rarotonga, Cook Islands, central Polynesia. Late 18th to early 19th century C.E. Wood, tapa, fiber, and feathers.
Tassili n'Ajjer (UNESCO/NHK). Video, 2:12. Relates to Running horned woman. Tassili n’Ajjer, Algeria. 6000–4000 B.C.E. Pigment on rock.
Ha'il stelae Ca 3500 BCE found near Ha’il in the north-central region of Saudi Arabia.
NAMIBIA. Huns Mts, Namibia. Stone plaquette with painting of animal excavated in Apollo 11 Cave and dated to about 27,000 years ago. #namibia #africanrockart http://africanrockart.org/tara-african-rock-art-photo-gallery/namibia/
Running horned woman. Tassili n Algeria. 6000- 4000 BCE
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